I Love New York Blog https://www.iloveny.com/blog/ Latest Posts Sat, 21 Jan 2017 10:27:54 GMT Stories of Black History in New York https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/16/Stories-of-Black-History-in-New-York/73/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/John_Brown_Farm__8240b.jpg'/><br/>With over twenty-four Underground Railroad sites and deep historical ties to leaders like Frederick Douglass and Harriet Tubman, New York is home to profound moments throughout Black history. ... Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/16/Stories-of-Black-History-in-New-York/73/ 10 little known facts about Black history in New York https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/14/10-little-known-facts-about-Black-history-in-New-York/246/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/1280px-Shirley_Chisholm_NYWTS.jpg'/><br/>Rosa Parks, MLK Jr. and Harriet Tubman - these names often come to mind when thinking of Black history in the United States. But just as history is grander than a handful of memories, so are the ... Sat, 14 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/14/10-little-known-facts-about-Black-history-in-New-York/246/ Celebrate Alexander Hamilton at these NYS Sites https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/10/Celebrate-Alexander-Hamilton-at-these-NYS-Sites/156/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/ILNY_BLOG_0111.jpg'/><br/> You’re never too old to become a superstar. Just look at Alexander Hamilton: The founding father turns 262 this week, and he’s more famous than ever thanks to the white-hot Broadway musical ... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/10/Celebrate-Alexander-Hamilton-at-these-NYS-Sites/156/ 48 Hours in Canandaigua https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/10/48-Hours-in-Canandaigua/244/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/Sonnenberg-Gardens---Mansion-State-Historic-Park.jpg'/><br/>Canandaigua literally means "the chosen spot," and this charming Finger Lakes town just 24 miles south of Rochester on the northern shores of Canandaigua Lake is the right choice for an active but ... Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/10/48-Hours-in-Canandaigua/244/ 3-day weekend getaways that are even better in the winter https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/8/3-day-weekend-getaways-that-are-even-better-in-the-winter/245/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/Lake-Placid-Winter-Olympic-Museum---Photo-Courtesy-of-Lake-Placid-Winter-Olympic-Museum.jpg'/><br/>How do you spend a 3-day weekend? Winter brings long holiday weekends, so don't spend them at home, get out and explore! Here are 6 weekend getaways that bring out the best in winter. &nbsp; ... Sun, 08 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/8/3-day-weekend-getaways-that-are-even-better-in-the-winter/245/ The ultimate 2017 New York State Bucket List https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/6/The-ultimate-2017-New-York-State-Bucket-List/243/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/Coney-Island-Cyclone-Photo-by-Julienne-Schaer2.jpg'/><br/>You've spent the past week mulling over New Year's resolutions, like "lose weight," or "get that raise." But what about having a little bit of fun? Don't worry - we've got your back. Here's your 2017 ... Fri, 06 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/6/The-ultimate-2017-New-York-State-Bucket-List/243/ Cozy weekend getaways no matter your budget https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/3/Cozy-weekend-getaways-no-matter-your-budget/242/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/The-Point.Mohawk-Room.HiRes.jpg'/><br/>You're on a budget, but that doesn't mean you need to stay home this winter. Off-season deals and cozy cabins make this everyone's season. From oceanfront retreats to snowy mountain peaks - here are ... Tue, 03 Jan 2017 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2017/3/Cozy-weekend-getaways-no-matter-your-budget/242/ Top things to do in New York this January https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2016/28/Top-things-to-do-in-New-York-this-January/241/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/Canalside-Ice1.jpg'/><br/>Snow tubing, winter carnivals and hot bowls of chili - the New Year isn't all about your bucket list, it's about having a good time. Melt away the winter cold at the top events and festivals across ... Wed, 28 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2016/28/Top-things-to-do-in-New-York-this-January/241/ 7 New York ski resorts for non-skiers https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2016/21/7-New-York-ski-resorts-for-non-skiers/160/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/ILNY_BLOG_0210.jpg'/><br/>You don’t ski. But you’re tagging along with friends and family to the mountain. Have no fear - here are 7 mountains with amazing things to do--no skis required. Bristol Mountain&nbsp;- your next ... Wed, 21 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2016/21/7-New-York-ski-resorts-for-non-skiers/160/ How to act like it's summer in the middle of winter https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2016/16/How-to-act-like-it-s-summer-in-the-middle-of-winter/240/ <img src='https://www.iloveny.com/includes/content/images/media/Via-Aquarium---Photo-courtesy-of-Via-Aquarium.jpg'/><br/>Winter's chill has New Yorkers longing for the warmer days of summer. And while snowy skies are ahead, that doesn't mean we need to act like it. Here are 7 awesome ways to act like it's summer in the ... Fri, 16 Dec 2016 07:00:00 GMT https://www.iloveny.com/blog/post/2016/16/How-to-act-like-it-s-summer-in-the-middle-of-winter/240/